India, Israel will sell 18 air defense missile system sets the spider (Figure)
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JERUSALEM, Sept. 8 (Xinhua reporter Xu Gang Ma Xiaoyan) According to the Israeli” Haaretz “reported on the 7th, according to Israeli arms company Rafael Armament Development Authority has signed with India concerned a $ 260 million contract to the Indian side will sell 18 sets of “spider” anti-aircraft missile system.
report quoted a senior Indian Defense Ministry official as saying the contract was signed this month. Israeli Defense Ministry sources, the party will be 2 and a half years to begin deliveries to India, “spider” anti-aircraft missile systems, and in four years to complete delivery.
“spider” type of surface to air missile system from Israel’s Rafael Armament Development Authority and the development of aerospace companies, is a low-level quick reaction missile system. According to Rafael Armament Development Authority website, the air defense radar and missile system by the composition, which can track 60 targets, and to crush the enemy with aircraft, helicopters, unmanned aircraft and precision-guided weapons to launch attacks.
reported in recent years, Israel has become India’s major arms supplier. In 2004, Israel to sell India three sets of “Phalcon” airborne early warning system, the total value of $ 1.1 billion, as the party’s largest single military equipment export transactions.